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Welcome to the Essex National Heritage Area - 500 square miles of historic, cultural, and natural sites... unique and irreplaceable treasures that tell our history.

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Newsworthy

The DAR will award a $10,000 grant for the restoration of the Bakers Island Lighthouse!

15 Grants Awarded to Local Organizations

Events

Celebrate National Trails Day with a walk along the Methuen Rail Trail!

Get ready for the 23rd Annual Bike to the Sea Day!